Wendl Family History

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Wendl Name Meaning

German: variant of Wendel.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Wendle, Wencl, Wende, Wendel, Wend, Wenzl, Wandel, Wendt, Webel

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Wendl Family Origin

Where is the Wendl family from?

Wendl Family Occupations

What did your Wendl ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Wendl family was Watchmaker & Jeweler. The most common Wendl occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Wendl's were Farmers. Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Wendl.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Watchmaker & Jeweler


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Wendl ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Wendl Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 964 census records available for the last name Wendl. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Wendl census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 493 immigration records available for the last name Wendl. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Wendl. For the veterans among your Wendl ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Wendl Life Expectancy

What is the average Wendl lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Wendl life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Wendl in 1962 was 77, and 90 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Wendl

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Wendl ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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